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clavicle splint

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Dates
1932
circa 1932
Collection
Dr. Charles H. Bird / Dr. Godfrey Bird Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Orthopedic Surgery
Accession Number
997037099
Description
An orthopedic clavicle splint that is a flat aluminum T-shaped brace comprised of two pieces that are permanently attached with rivets; there is cotton padding attached to the aluminum with small strings that are wound through holes punched along the edge of aluminum cross pieces; attached to the m…
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Accession Number
997037099
Collection
Dr. Charles H. Bird / Dr. Godfrey Bird Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Orthopedic Surgery
MeSH Heading
Splints
External Fixators
Orthopedic Fixation Devices
Fracture Fixation -- instrumentation
Description
An orthopedic clavicle splint that is a flat aluminum T-shaped brace comprised of two pieces that are permanently attached with rivets; there is cotton padding attached to the aluminum with small strings that are wound through holes punched along the edge of aluminum cross pieces; attached to the main splint are three canvas straps -- two shoulder, one abdominal -- that attach with small, metal buckles; each strap has a rectangular strip of padding attached to provide comfort for skin contact areas; measurements provided are exclusive of canvas straps
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Used either by Dr. C.H. Bird or by Dr. Godfrey Bird, of Gananoque, Ont.
Maker
De Puy Manufacturing Co.
Site Made (City)
Warsaw
Site Made (State)
Indiana
Site Made (Country)
United States of America
Dates
1932
circa 1932
Date Remarks
Date of catalogue bearing similar item
Material
fabric: grey; white
metal: silver
Inscriptions
Etched into aluminum cross: "De Puy // MFG. CO. // Nc TCM // WARSAW . IND // PATENT // No. 1 755 641"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-F1-4
Dimension Notes
Length 46.0 cm x Width 36.0 cm x Depth 2.8 cm
Condition Remarks
Aluminum cross members are scuffed and scratched; cotton padding is balled and frayed in some spots; canvas straps are discoloured and show traces of staining, but are flexible
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Book
JPG
Reference Comments
"Pilling Instruments and Equipment for Surgeons and Hospitals," George P. Pilling & Son Co., Philadelphia, 1932, p. 311 (similar to item P22246) (see attached photocopy); CD #1
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clavicle splint

https://mhc.andornot.com/en/permalink/artifact3863
Dates
1896
circa 1896
Collection
Dr. Charles H. Bird / Dr. Godfrey Bird Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Orthopedic Surgery
Accession Number
997037405
Description
An orthopedic clavicle splint that is a flat aluminum T-shaped brace comprised of two pieces that are permanently attached with rivets; there is padding attached to the aluminum with small strings that are wound through holes punched along the edge of aluminum cross-pieces; attached to the main spl…
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Accession Number
997037405
Collection
Dr. Charles H. Bird / Dr. Godfrey Bird Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Orthopedic Surgery
MeSH Heading
Splints
External Fixators
Orthopedic Fixation Devices
Fracture Fixation -- instrumentation
Description
An orthopedic clavicle splint that is a flat aluminum T-shaped brace comprised of two pieces that are permanently attached with rivets; there is padding attached to the aluminum with small strings that are wound through holes punched along the edge of aluminum cross-pieces; attached to the main splint are three canvas straps--two shoulder, one abdominal--that attach with small, metal buckles; each strap has a rectangular strip of padding attached to provide comfort for skin contact areas
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Used by either Dr. C.H. Bird or by Dr. H. Godfrey Bird of Gananoque, Ontario
Maker
Zimmer Mfg. Co.
Site Made (City)
Warsaw
Site Made (State)
Indiana
Site Made (Country)
United States of America
Dates
1896
circa 1896
Date Remarks
This marks the beginning of the Bird practice.
Material
metal: silver
fabric: white; grey
Inscriptions
Back of splint reads, "ZIMMER MFG. CO. // WARSAW IND. U.S.A. // NO. 1A PAT 1867215"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-F1-4
Dimension Notes
Length 47.5 cm x Width 46.0 cm x Depth 4.0 cm
Condition Remarks
Wear apparent on the metal pieces
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Book
JPG
Reference Comments
"Pilling Instruments and Equipment for Surgeons and Hospitals," Geo. P. Pilling & Son Co., 1932, p. 311 (similar to item P22246) (see attached photocopy); CD #1
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clavicular cross splint, child

https://mhc.andornot.com/en/permalink/artifact3188
Dates
1960
circa 1960
Collection
Dr. Charles H. Bird / Dr. Godfrey Bird Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Orthopedic Surgery
Accession Number
997037102
Description
Child size clavicle splint flat aluminum T-formed crosspiece which is bolted together and adjustable; padding attached with small strings that are wound through holes along the edge of the aluminum cross members; attached to the main splint are three canvas straps -- two over the shoulder and one a…
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Accession Number
997037102
Collection
Dr. Charles H. Bird / Dr. Godfrey Bird Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Orthopedic Surgery
MeSH Heading
Splints
External Fixators
Orthopedic Fixation Devices
Fracture Fixation -- instrumentation
Description
Child size clavicle splint flat aluminum T-formed crosspiece which is bolted together and adjustable; padding attached with small strings that are wound through holes along the edge of the aluminum cross members; attached to the main splint are three canvas straps -- two over the shoulder and one abdominal -- that have rectangular pieces of padding sewn to the contact side.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Used by Dr. Godfrey Bird, of Gananoque, Ontario.
Maker
De Puy Manufacturing Co.
Site Made (City)
Warsaw
Site Made (State)
Indiana
Site Made (Country)
United States of America
Dates
1960
circa 1960
Date Remarks
Similar item in 1960 catalogue
Material
fabric: grey; white
metal: silver
Inscriptions
Stamped into aluminum splint cross: "De Puy // MFG. CO. // NC TCC // WARSAW IND // PATENT // No. 1 755 641"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0007
0007-F1-4
Dimension Notes
Length 54.6 cm x Width 28.7 cm x Depth 3.2 cm
Condition Remarks
Canvas strapping is stained; padding shows wear and staining; minor scratches visible on aluminum braces
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Book
Reference Comments
"Hospital and Physicians Equipment and Supplies," J.F. Hartz Co. Ltd., Toronto, 1960, p. 120 (similar to item 6-1C OEC)
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Colles splint; forearm splint, adult

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Dates
1960
circa 1960
Collection
Dr. Charles H. Bird / Dr. Godfrey Bird Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Orthopedic Surgery
Accession Number
997037116
Description
A moulded right forearm splint of aluminum that resembles the shape of a forearm; the concave arm brace has upturned edges that fit around the human arm and has numerous diamond-shaped cutouts that give the appearance of a grater; towards the hand the brace twists slightly and narrows before joinin…
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Accession Number
997037116
Collection
Dr. Charles H. Bird / Dr. Godfrey Bird Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Orthopedic Surgery
MeSH Heading
Splints
External Fixators
Orthopedic Fixation Devices
Fracture Fixation -- instrumentation
Forearm Injuries
Description
A moulded right forearm splint of aluminum that resembles the shape of a forearm; the concave arm brace has upturned edges that fit around the human arm and has numerous diamond-shaped cutouts that give the appearance of a grater; towards the hand the brace twists slightly and narrows before joining with a cast handgrip of solid aluminum
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Used either by Dr. C.H. Bird or by Dr. Godfrey Bird, of Gananoque, Ont.
Maker
Zimmer Manufacturing Co.
Site Made (City)
Warsaw
Site Made (State)
Indiana
Site Made (Country)
United States of America
Dates
1960
circa 1960
Date Remarks
1960 catalogue shows a similar item
Material
metal: silver
Inscriptions
Stamped into metal at bottom end: "ZIMMER MFG. CO. // WARSAW [logo that looks like a diamond shape with a "Z" inside] IND. U.S.A. // 13A"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-E2-16
Dimension Notes
Length 31.0 cm x Width 11.2 cm x Depth 3.3 cm
Condition Remarks
Splint shows significant scuffing and scratches on both surfaces and edges; some discolouration and pitting, but no corrosion
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Book
JPG
Reference Comments
"Hospital and Physicians Equipment and Supplies," J.F. Hartz Co. Ltd., Toronto, 1960, p. 121 (similar to item 6-13A-OEC) (see attached photocopy); CD #2
Research Facts
Named for Abraham Colles (1773-1843), Professor of Surgery at the College of Surgeons in Dublin, Ireland, and who identified Colles' fracture of the wrist
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Colles splint; forearm splint, adult

https://mhc.andornot.com/en/permalink/artifact3197
Dates
1960
circa 1960
Collection
Dr. Charles H. Bird / Dr. Godfrey Bird Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Orthopedic Surgery
Accession Number
997037117
Description
A moulded left forearm splint of cast aluminum that resembles the shape of a forearm; the concave arm brace has upturned sides that fit around the human arm and has numerous diamond-shaped cutouts that give the appearance of a grater; towards the hand the brace twists slightly and narrows before jo…
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Accession Number
997037117
Collection
Dr. Charles H. Bird / Dr. Godfrey Bird Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Orthopedic Surgery
MeSH Heading
Splints
External Fixators
Orthopedic Fixation Devices
Fracture Fixation -- instrumentation
Forearm Injuries
Description
A moulded left forearm splint of cast aluminum that resembles the shape of a forearm; the concave arm brace has upturned sides that fit around the human arm and has numerous diamond-shaped cutouts that give the appearance of a grater; towards the hand the brace twists slightly and narrows before joining with a cast handgrip of solid aluminum
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Used either by Dr. C.H. Bird or by Dr. Godfrey Bird, of Gananoque, Ont.
Maker
Zimmer Manufacturing Co.
Site Made (City)
Warsaw
Site Made (State)
Indiana
Site Made (Country)
United States of America
Dates
1960
circa 1960
Date Remarks
1960 catalogue shows a similar item
Material
metal: silver
Inscriptions
Stamped into metal at bottom end: "ZIMMER MFG. CO. // WARSAW [logo that looks like a diamond shape with a "Z" inside] IND. U.S.A. // 13B"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-E2-16
Dimension Notes
Length 31.0 cm x Width 11.5 cm x Depth 4.2 cm
Condition Remarks
Splint shows some scuff marks and scratches; a few traces of pitting appear along edges
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Book
JPG
Reference Comments
"Hospital and Physicians Equipment and Supplies," J.F. Hartz Co. Ltd., Toronto, 1960, p. 121 (similar to item 6-13B-OEC) (see attached photocopy); CD #2
Research Facts
Named for Abraham Colles (1773-1843), Professor of Surgery at the College of Surgeons in Dublin, Ireland, and who identified Colles' fracture of the wrist
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Colles splint; forearm splint, adult

https://mhc.andornot.com/en/permalink/artifact3198
Dates
1960
circa 1960
Collection
Dr. Charles H. Bird / Dr. Godfrey Bird Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Orthopedic Surgery
Accession Number
997037118
Description
A moulded right forearm splint of cast aluminum that resembles the shape of a forearm; the concave arm brace has upturned sides that fit around the human arm and has numerous diamond-shaped cutouts that give the appearance of a grater; towards the hand the brace twists slightly and narrows before j…
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Accession Number
997037118
Collection
Dr. Charles H. Bird / Dr. Godfrey Bird Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Orthopedic Surgery
MeSH Heading
Splints
External Fixators
Orthopedic Fixation Devices
Fracture Fixation -- instrumentation
Forearm Injuries
Description
A moulded right forearm splint of cast aluminum that resembles the shape of a forearm; the concave arm brace has upturned sides that fit around the human arm and has numerous diamond-shaped cutouts that give the appearance of a grater; towards the hand the brace twists slightly and narrows before joining with a cast handgrip of solid aluminum
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Used by Dr. Godfrey Bird, of Gananoque, Ont.
Maker
Zimmer Manufacturing Co.
Site Made (City)
Warsaw
Site Made (State)
Indiana
Site Made (Country)
United States of America
Dates
1960
circa 1960
Date Remarks
1960 catalogue shows a similar item
Material
metal: silver
Inscriptions
Stamped into metal at bottom back: "ZIMMER MFG. CO. // WARSAW [logo that looks like a diamond shape with a "Z" inside] IND. U.S.A. // 13A"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-E2-16
Dimension Notes
Length 30.8 cm x Width 11.3 cm x Depth 4.5 cm
Condition Remarks
Cast handgrip is discoloured and main brace has extensive scuff marks and scratches; some minor adhesive marks along outside edge
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Book
JPG
Reference Comments
"Hospital and Physicians Equipment and Supplies," J.F. Hartz Co. Ltd., Toronto, 1960, p. 121 (similar to item 6-13A-OEC) (see attached photocopy); CD #2
Research Facts
Named for Abraham Colles (1773-1843), Professor of Surgery at the College of Surgeons in Dublin, Ireland, and who identified Colles' fracture of the wrist
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Colles splint; forearm splint, child

https://mhc.andornot.com/en/permalink/artifact3201
Dates
1960
circa 1960
Collection
Dr. Charles H. Bird / Dr. Godfrey Bird Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Orthopedic Surgery
Accession Number
997037124
Description
A moulded left forearm splint of cast aluminum that resembles the shape of a forearm; the concave arm brace has upturned sides that can be bent and shaped to the human arm and has numerous diamond-shaped cutouts that give the appearance of a grater; towards the hand the brace twists slightly and na…
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Accession Number
997037124
Collection
Dr. Charles H. Bird / Dr. Godfrey Bird Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Orthopedic Surgery
MeSH Heading
Splints
External Fixators
Orthopedic Fixation Devices
Fracture Fixation -- instrumentation
Forearm Injuries
Description
A moulded left forearm splint of cast aluminum that resembles the shape of a forearm; the concave arm brace has upturned sides that can be bent and shaped to the human arm and has numerous diamond-shaped cutouts that give the appearance of a grater; towards the hand the brace twists slightly and narrows before joining with a cast hammer-like handgrip of solid aluminum
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Used by Dr. Godfrey Bird, of Gananoque, Ont.
Maker
Zimmer Manufacturing Co.
Site Made (City)
Warsaw
Site Made (State)
Indiana
Site Made (Country)
United States of America
Dates
1960
circa 1960
Date Remarks
1960 catalogue shows a similar item
Material
metal: silver
Inscriptions
Stamped into metal at bottom back: "ZIMMER MFG. CO. // WARSAW [logo that looks like a diamond shape with a "Z" inside] IND. U.S.A. // 13F"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-E2-16
Dimension Notes
Length 21.5 cm x Width 8.1 cm x Depth 2.5 cm
Condition Remarks
Splint shows traces of pitting and scratching on all surfaces but is generally quite clean; there are minor adhesive marks on outer surfaces
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Book
JPG
Reference Comments
"Hospital and Physicians Equipment and Supplies," J.F. Hartz Co. Ltd., Toronto, 1960, p. 121 (similar to item 6-13F-OEC) (see attached photocopy); CD #2
Research Facts
Named for Abraham Colles (1773-1843), Professor of Surgery at the College of Surgeons in Dublin, Ireland, and who identified Colles' fracture of the wrist
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Colles splint; forearm splint, child

https://mhc.andornot.com/en/permalink/artifact3202
Dates
1960
circa 1960
Collection
Dr. Charles H. Bird / Dr. Godfrey Bird Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Orthopedic Surgery
Accession Number
997037125
Description
A moulded right forearm splint of cast aluminum that resembles the shape of a forearm; the concave arm brace has upturned sides that can be bent and shaped to the human arm and has numerous diamond-shaped cutouts that give the appearance of a grater; towards the hand the brace twists slightly and n…
  1 image  
Accession Number
997037125
Collection
Dr. Charles H. Bird / Dr. Godfrey Bird Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Orthopedic Surgery
MeSH Heading
Splints
External Fixators
Orthopedic Fixation Devices
Fracture Fixation -- instrumentation
Forearm Injuries
Description
A moulded right forearm splint of cast aluminum that resembles the shape of a forearm; the concave arm brace has upturned sides that can be bent and shaped to the human arm and has numerous diamond-shaped cutouts that give the appearance of a grater; towards the hand the brace twists slightly and narrows before joining with a cast hammer-like handgrip of solid aluminum
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Used by Dr. Godfrey Bird, of Gananoque, Ont.
Maker
Zimmer Manufacturing Co.
Site Made (City)
Warsaw
Site Made (State)
Indiana
Site Made (Country)
United States of America
Dates
1960
circa 1960
Date Remarks
1960 catalogue shows a similar item
Material
metal: silver
Inscriptions
Stamped into metal at bottom back: "ZIMMER MFG. CO. // WARSAW [logo that looks like a diamond shape with a "Z" inside] IND. U.S.A. // 13E"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-E2-16
Dimension Notes
Length 21.7 cm x Width 8.1 cm x Depth 2.4 cm
Condition Remarks
Splint is very clean but handgrip is slightly discoloured and shows traces of pitting; outer surface shows traces of adhesive marking
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Book
JPG
Reference Comments
"Hospital and Physicians Equipment and Supplies," J.F. Hartz Co. Ltd., Toronto, 1960, p. 121 (similar to item 6-13E-OEC) (see attached photocopy); CD #2
Research Facts
Named for Abraham Colles (1773-1843), Professor of Surgery at the College of Surgeons in Dublin, Ireland, and who identified Colles' fracture of the wrist
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Collection
Dr. Charles H. Bird / Dr. Godfrey Bird Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Orthopedic Surgery
Accession Number
997037122
Description
A molded arm prop splint made of aluminum that has a thick metal band bent in the middle to resemble a "V" shape; attached by four slot screws are two pieces of flat metal on either side of the band where the edges are turned upwards to fit around the contour of the arm; the contact surface has di…
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Accession Number
997037122
Collection
Dr. Charles H. Bird / Dr. Godfrey Bird Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Orthopedic Surgery
MeSH Heading
Splints
External Fixators
Orthopedic Fixation Devices
Fracture Fixation -- instrumentation
Elbow Joint -- injuries
Description
A molded arm prop splint made of aluminum that has a thick metal band bent in the middle to resemble a "V" shape; attached by four slot screws are two pieces of flat metal on either side of the band where the edges are turned upwards to fit around the contour of the arm; the contact surface has diamond-shaped cutouts
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Used by Dr. H. Godfrey Bird of Gananoque, Ontario
Maker
Zimmer Mfg. Co.
Site Made (City)
Warsaw
Site Made (State)
Indiana
Site Made (Country)
United States of America
Material
metal: silver
Inscriptions
The words, "ZIMMER MFG. CO. // WARSAW 7 [the "7" inside a diamond shape] IND. U.S.A. // 8D" are stamped into the metal on inside of elbow splint
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-E2-16
Dimension Notes
Length 13.9 cm x Width 7.8 cm x Depth 9.3 cm
Condition Remarks
Splint has slight wear marks
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
JPG
Reference Comments
CD #2
Images
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Dates
1960
circa 1960
Collection
Dr. Charles H. Bird / Dr. Godfrey Bird Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Orthopedic Surgery
Accession Number
997037204
Description
A small, round-topped splilnt of flattened aluminum that resembles an open-sided cylinder; the top and bottom plates have three round punched aeration holes; the plates have rounded sides and are connected by a rounded top plate that goes over the top of the finger
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Accession Number
997037204
Collection
Dr. Charles H. Bird / Dr. Godfrey Bird Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Orthopedic Surgery
MeSH Heading
Splints
External Fixators
Orthopedic Fixation Devices
Fracture Fixation -- instrumentation
Finger Injuries
Description
A small, round-topped splilnt of flattened aluminum that resembles an open-sided cylinder; the top and bottom plates have three round punched aeration holes; the plates have rounded sides and are connected by a rounded top plate that goes over the top of the finger
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Used either by Dr. Godfrey Bird, of Gananoque, Ont.
Maker
De Puy
Site Made (City)
Warsaw
Site Made (State)
Indiana
Site Made (Country)
United States of America
Dates
1960
circa 1960
Date Remarks
1960 catalogue shows similar item
Material
metal: silver
Inscriptions
Stamped into top of splint: "DEPUY 185 M"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-E2-13
Dimension Notes
Length 5.5 cm x Width 2.2 cm x Depth 2.5 cm
Condition Remarks
Splint shows some scratching and scuffing; the interior finger is pitted and slightly discoloured
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Book
JPG
Reference Comments
"Hospital and Physicians Equipment and Supplies," The J.F. Hartz Co. Ltd., Toronto, 1960, p. 122 (similar to item D: 6-17SC-OEC) (see attached photocopy); CD #9
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